WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) _ National Fuel Gas Co. (NFG) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $63 million.
The Williamsville, New York-based company said it had net income of 73 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 66 cents per share.
The energy company posted revenue of $342.9 million in the period.
National Fuel Gas expects full-year earnings to be $3.30 to $3.40 per share.
National Fuel Gas shares have dropped 3 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has fallen slightly more than 9 percent in the last 12 months.
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